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BLIGH, William. The Log of H.M.S. Providence 1791-1793. Guildford: Genesis Publications, 1976.
2° (350 x 235mm). Colour frontispiece, illustrations from the original engravings, maps and early paintings. Green morocco by Zaehnsdorf, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, covers gilt-ruled, upper cover with the bread fruit in gilt, lower cover with Bligh's signature in gilt, morocco inner hinges, watered silk doublures and endpapers, inner gilt dentelles, silk marker, all edges gilt, green cloth fold-down box.
ONE OF FIFTY COPIES OF THE LIMITED EDITION SPECIALLY BOUND BY ZAEHNSDORF AND SIGNED BY THE ADMIRAL OF FLEET, THE EARL MOUNTBATTEN OF BURMA, being No. 200 of an edition of 500 copies printed.
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